Nominations have been announced for the 17th Annual Art Directors Guild Awards
Edie Falco, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Sophia Vergara, and Betty White are this year's SAG Award nominees for Female Actor in a Comedy Series. Learn more about them and their shows in the slideshow below!
The upcoming feature starring Madison Davenport has two casting directors attached, Backstage has learned.
After casting big budget films for Disney for years, Ross was excited to have more creative freedom—and the chance to bring back actors with whom she'd previously worked, calling casting directors "the number one ally to all actors."
Lake Bell graces our cover this week, and she chats about transitioning from a supporting actor to writer-director with her film, "In A World...," out Aug. 9.
From Ben Affleck in "Argo" to Hugh Jackman in "Les Miz" to Denzel Washington in "Flight," Backstage takes a look at the standout performances of leading men in film this year.
A teen girl’s grim coming-of-age drama falls apart due to shoddy storytelling and misguided direction.
Tim Grierson also reviews “The Loneliest Planet” and “Pusher.”
The juggernaut that is “12 Years a Slave” continued with the announcement of the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Award nominees today. The Steve McQueen-helmed drama about slavery—which has been gaining momentum since its debut at the Toronto Film Festival—led the nominations with seven nods.
Longtime film critic Leonard Maltin, whose “Leonard Maltin's 2013 Movie Guide” has just been published, speaks to Backstage about his new book, writing bad reviews, and changing his opinion.